-Hindu (Includes Mythology) (18)
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    Hindu Wedding: The Guide by: A. V. Srinivasan $13.00

    Amherst MA: White River Press, 2010 – NEW paperback – 9.25″ tall by 7.5″ – color photo cover – b/w illustrations by Bapu and others; color photographs – 207 pages. A step-by-step Hindu wedding ceremony with full rituals and prayers in Sanskrit, with English transliteration and translation. A full basic ceremony for a one hour event, with lists and easy guide to basic steps and additional options. Also: Appendices for materials, auxiliary pujas – annotated Glossary with pronunciation guide – 207 pages. Condensed, revised paperback version of the author’s Vedic Wedding: Origins, Tradition and Practice. By the author of Hinduism for Dummies. ISBN: 978-1-935052-38-8. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    VEDIC WEDDING: Origins, Tradition and Practice by: A. V. Srinivasan $79.95

    E. Glastonbury CT: Periplus Line LLC, 2006 – First, LIMITED EDITION, Numbered, SIGNED – 8.5″ square – Very Good+/ hardcover/ no dust jacket issued – color illustrations by Bapu – color photographs – bw ills and photos – 268 pages. Step-by-step Hindu Wedding Ceremony with full rituals and prayers in Sanskrit, with English transliteration and translation. Main text in English. The central section containing the basic ceremony is flanked by chapters on history and traditions, together with appendices on additional rituals; glossary, select bibliography and transliteration key. Glossy covers may have faint handling marks, otherwise as new inside and out. ISBN: 0-9785443-0-7 Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Hindu Wedding: The Guide – SIGNED COPY by: A. V. Srinivasan $24.00

    Amherst MA: White River Press, 2010 – NEW paperback, SIGNED by the Author, and including CD of wedding mantras – 9.25″ tall by 7.5″ – color photo cover – b/w illustrations by Bapu and others; color photographs – 207 pages. A step-by-step Hindu wedding ceremony with full rituals and prayers in Sanskrit, with English transliteration and translation. A full basic ceremony for a one hour event, with lists and easy guide to basic steps and additional options. Also: Appendices for materials, auxiliary pujas – annotated Glossary with pronunciation guide – 207 pages. Condensed, revised paperback version of the author’s Vedic Wedding: Origins, Tradition and Practice. By the author of Hinduism for Dummies. ISBN: 978-1-935052-38-8. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Hinduism for Dummies – SIGNED Copy by: A. V. Srinivasan $15.00

    Indianapolis: J. Wiley Publishing, 2011 – NEW paperback, SIGNED by the Author – 9.25″ tall – b/w ills; b/w cartoons by Rich Tennant – index – xviii + 366 pages. ISBN 978-0-470-87858-3 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    SRI ISOPANISAD by: Prabhupada, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami $7.00

    New York: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, 1972 – 6th printing – Very Good+ paperback – 7.75″ tall – stiff paper covers – minor exterior handling wear; otherwise clean edges, tight, bright, unmarked, as new, interior – bio, Sanskrit key, glossary, index – 129 pages. “With Introduction, Translation, and Authorized Purport” by the Founder-Acharya of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness. A key ancient Hindu teaching, the Isa Upanishad, is given here in the original Sanskrit alphabet and its English transliteration together with Swami Prabhupada’s translation and commentary. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    TEACHINGS OF QUEEN KUNTI by: Prabhupada, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami $13.00

    0892131020 2nd printing – near Fine hardcover/near Very Good dust jacket – London, Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, 1979 – 8.75″ tall – color photo frontis + 7 color plates – light foxing to outer edges – interior like new with no markings of any kind – dust jacket backstrip & upper panel edges sunned; front flap vertical crease – 258pp. India: Hinduism; spiritual discourse on an episode from the ancient India epic The Mahabharata: Queen Kunti speaks to Krishna. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Isa Upanishad by: Lal, P. $16.00

    Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1971 – 2nd Edition – Very Good hardcover/Very Good paper title label – 8.5″ tall – transliteration chart – 34 pages. A lucid translation from the original Sanskrit. Includes Professor Lal’s essay: The Difficulties of Translation. Lal goes on to give the transliteration of the original Sanskrit with a verse-by-verse literal translation which he then compares to the 1930s Yeats-Purohit version. Variant: Isha Upanishad Ishavasya Upanishad ISBN: 0-88253-274-8 Ships from the U.S.A. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    OUR HERITAGE by: Radhakrishnan, S. $6.00

    Very Good+ paperback – Delhi India, Orient Paperbacks, 1984 – 7″h – like new – 156pp. India; Indian Thought; 9 essays by former President of India on Sanskrit; Mahabharata & Bhagavadgita; Sankaracharya; Buddha; Ramakrishna & Vivekananda; Mahatma Gandhi; Jawaharlal Nehru. 0-88253-249-9 Multiple copies. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    Samaveda by: Chand, Dev $20.00

    India: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers, 2004 – Very Good+ hardcover – 9.75″ tall – red cloth, gilt-stamped lettering on spine – as new, clean, bright, tight, with no markings of any kind – foot-notes, glossary and index – xxviii+304 pages. 1981 intro by M.C. Joshi. One of the four Vedas, the holy books of Hinduism, the Sama is distinguished by devotional hymns. The Sama text is given here in Sanskrit devanagari script with English translation, footnotes, and interpretation by Devi Chand, follower of the 19th century Hindu reformer, Swami Dayananda Saraswati (1824-1883), founder of the Arya Samaj movement. ISBN: 8121501997 Ships from the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    HINDUISM: Its Meaning for the Liberation of the Spirit — LIMITED EDITION — by: Nikhilananda, Swami $15.00

    First Indian Edition, LIMITED (1 of 5,000 copies) – Very Good hardcover/no dust jacket – Mylapore (Madras) India: Sri Ramakrishma Math, 1968 – 8.5″h – blue cloth – backstrip sunned, outer edge crease to 2 front blanks, otherwise no name or any other markings – 189pp. India; Indian thought, philosophy; Indic religions. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    The Complete Kama Sutra : The First Unabridged Modern Translation of the Classic Indian Text by: Alain Danielou, Vatsyayana $5.00

    Rochester VT: Park Street Press, 1994 – Very Good+ hardcover/VG+ dust jacket – 9″ tall – index – 564 pages. ISBN: 0-89281-492-6 Ships from the U.S. Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    The River by: Bhagavati, Ma Jaya Sati $5.00

    Sebastian FL: Ganga Press, 1994 – First printing (stated) – Very Good hardcover/ Good+ dust jacket – 8.75″ tall – gilt stamped lettering on black covers; silk ribbon marker – 1 color, 2 bw photos – poems – book near new with no markings; dust jacket has rubbing, light wear – 85 pages. River Ganges. Ganga Press, Neem Karoli Baba Kashi Ashram, Roseland FL. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    SACRED KURAL, or, The Tamil Veda of Tiruvelluvar by: Popley, H.A. $8.00

    Second Edition – Good+/paperback – Calcutta, India: YMCA Publ. House, 1958 – 12mo/7.25″ tall – b&w photos – introductory essay – explanatory notes – transliteration & pronunciation guides for Tamil & Sanskrit alphabet – bibliography, index – exterior shelfwear, corner bump; otherwise interior near new/unmarked – 157pp. India; Tamil literature; Indian thought. Translation & guide to what the author terms “the ethical Bible of the Tamil people” which possibly dates to the second century BC. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall

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    YAJURVEDA BHASHYAM – Part III [text in Kannada] by: Saraswati, Dayanand $50.00

    Bangalore: Veda Bhashya Prakashana Samithi, 2006 – Very Good hardcover – 11″ tall x 8.75″ – gilt lettered dark red covers – silk ribbon marker – 513 pages. Translation from Sanskrit (Yajur Veda) and Hindi (Commentary) into Kannada by Vidwan Vasudeva Paranjape and V.V. Venkatesh. Note: TEXT IS IN KANNADA, the language of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. English title: Commentary on the Yajurveda (c.1876); the author was Dayanand Saraswati (1824-1883), founder of Arya Samaj, a modern Hindu movement. This is Part 3 of a 3-volume set. Price includes surcharge for heavy book. Availability: ships from the U.S. (to U.S. addresses only). Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    HAMARE TYOHAR (OUR FESTIVALS, in Hindi) by: Shastri, Dharmpal $5.00

    near Very Good/paperback – Delhi India: Rajpal, 1982 – pictorial color cover – full page b&w illustrations – TEXT IN HINDI – upper corner minor crease; interior printer ink smudge (not affecting text or illustration) – 32pp. India religious & civic festivals. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    YAJURVEDA BHASHYAM – Part II [text in Kannada] by: Saraswati, Dayanand $50.00

    Bangalore: Veda Bhashya Prakashana Samithi, 2006 – Very Good hardcover – 11″ tall x 8.75″ – gilt lettered dark red covers – silk ribbon marker – 527 pages. Translation from Sanskrit (Yajur Veda) and Hindi (Commentary) into Kannada by Vidwan Sheshachala Sharma and Vidwan Vasudeva Paranjape. Note: TEXT IS IN KANNADA, the language of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. English title: Commentary on the Yajurveda (c.1876); the author was Dayanand Saraswati (1824-1883), founder of Arya Samaj, a modern Hindu movement. This is Part 2 of a 3-volume set. Price includes surcharge for heavy book. Availability: ships from the U.S. (to U.S. addresses only). Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    YAJURVEDA BHASHYAM – Part I [text in Kannada] by: Saraswati, Dayanand $50.00

    Bangalore: Veda Bhashya Prakashana Samithi, 2005 – Very Good hardcover – 11″ tall x 8.75″ – gilt lettered dark red covers – silk ribbon marker – 604 pages. Translation from Sanskrit (Yajur Veda) and Hindi (Commentary) into Kannada by Vidwan Sheshachala Sharma. Note: TEXT IS IN KANNADA, the language of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. English title: Commentary on the Yajurveda (c.1876); the author was Dayanand Saraswati (1824-1883), founder of Arya Samaj, a modern Hindu movement. Price includes surcharge for heavy book. Availability: ships from the U.S. (to U.S. addresses only). Size: 4to – over 9¾” – 12″ tall

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    Chantings for a Hindu Wedding Ceremony by: A. V. Srinivasan $16.00

    E. Glastonbury CT: Periplus Line LLC, 2009 – CD for The Vedic Wedding: Origins, Tradition and Practice by A.V. Srinivasan. Includes Mantras used in the book, with CD tracks correlated to book pages.